New 2017 BMW M3 News And Rumors

The new 2017 BMW M3 is one of the high-performance sedans available today. It is arguably a class act on both the track and the street. Some of the appealing features of the BMW M3 2017 include an upscale and well-equipped interior, stout brakes, feisty turbocharged acceleration, agreeable ride quality, and a highly capable handling. The BMW M3 release date should be expected sometime in early 2017.

2017 BMW M3 side view, blue color, alloy wheels

This year will mark the third year of production for the M3, and there’s no doubt the small super-sedan has been eventful. BMW purists, however, had had an initial backlash due to the German marque depart from the M models’ long tradition of using natural aspiration engines. Lately, however, the protest have rescinded.

Review In A Nutshell

The 2017 BMW M3 interior and exterior design cues are borrowed heavily from the 3 Series model from which it is based. But even so, it comes with its own distinguishing features that are noticeably present on its engine specs, styling flourishes, and chassis tuning. In fact, the only significant similarity that the M3 and the 3 Series offer is the 3.0L displacement.

Strength Of The New Engine

In terms of performance specs, BMW says the new M3 is capable of producing a whopping 425 hp. Add an M-specific suspension, adaptive dampers, razor-sharp handling, and super steering, and you’ve got an excellent vehicle that far eclipses anything the regular car can muster.

We envy the choices available for shoppers shopping in this class. Some of the alternatives to consider include the Cadillac ATS-V, the Mercedes-AMG C63, BMW 340i, Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG, and the Audi A4.

The 2017 Audi A4 redesign, for instance, tacks on features like increased engine power rated at 248 horsepower and 273 lbs. ft. of torque – an improvement of 32 hp and 15 lbs. ft. of torque over the previous model. Also, it gains new driver assistance features and more interior volume. The Audi A4 2017 price starts from $37,300.

Trim Levels For The New 2017 BMW M3

Based on the BMW 3 Series, the newest model is offered in one single-equipped trim model available with a dizzying selection of options. The 2017 BMW M3 GTS specs, according to BMW, have also been spruced up. But details are still under wraps for now. Full specs will, nonetheless, be offered on its release date.

Interior And The Exterior Of The New 2017 BMW M3

Some of the standard features available for the M3 include auto-dimming mirrors, carbon-fiber interior accents, exclusive exterior body panels, adaptive xenon headlights, a performance exhaust system, carbon fiber interior accents, auto-dimming heated mirrors, a sport-tuned suspension system, eighteen-inch alloy wheels, driver memory settings, a leather upholstery, keyless ignition and entry, a sport kit, an active locking differential, an automatic dual-zone climate control, a fold-down rear seatbacks, heated 10-way power front seats, and automatic wipers.

2017 BMW M3 auto show, front view, headlights

Standard technologies available include a USB port, a navigation system, Bluetooth audio and phone connectivity, an 8.8” display screen, a sixteen-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, a CD player, an auxiliary audio jack, a suite of applications available on the ConnectedDrive banner, and HD radio.

Options available on the both the Driver Assistance Plus and the Executive packages include adaptive LED headlights, automatic emergency braking, a surround-view camera system, a speed limit display, blind sports monitoring, a rearview camera, parking sensors, and lane-departure warning system.

Stand-alone options include a self-parking system, nineteen-inch wheels, a power rear sunshade, and upgraded carbon-ceramic brakes. More options, of course, are offered also. Full specs will be available on its release date.

What Are The Engine Specs?

2017 BMW M3 engine

As already mentioned above, the new model is based on the 3 Series and shares the familiar turbocharged 3.0L inline six-cylinder engine rated at 425 horsepower and 406 lbs. ft. of torque. Transmission pairing is done by either the optional seven-speed automated manual or the standard six-speed manual.

With the M-DCT, expect the 2017 BMW M3 0-60 mph to take approximately 4.1 seconds. EPA preliminary data shows the BMW M3 mpg with the manual should check in at 17/26/20 mpg in the city/highway/combined.

2017 BMW M3 Release Date & Price

Rumors allege the new model will most likely make a debut sometime in early 2017 bearing price tag of about $$63,500.

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2017 BMW M3 side view, headlights and alloy wheels

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New Details About The 2017 Chevrolet SS

Looking for four-door Camaro? The 2017 Chevrolet SS can smoke its rear tires with the best of them, but what sets it apart from the crowd is its impressive refinement, and sharp handling, not to mention the well-equipped interior, thrilling V8 performance, available manual transmission, powerful brakes, and ample passenger space. The Chevrolet SS release date should be expected sometime in the first half of 2017.

2017 Chevrolet SS front angle, headlights and grille

Why Should I Buy The New Chevy SS?

Any driving enthusiast looking for a large family sedan will find the Chevrolet SS to be a compelling choice thanks to the dizzying equipment you’d expect from a muscle car: a limited-slip differential, a six-speed transmission, a rear wheel drive, and a powerful V8 engine. Other than that, its large dimensions also mean that it can accommodate and entertain occupants other than the driver.

Chevy SS Is A Performance Car?

Made in Holden, Australia – an arm of GM, where it is better known as Commodore, the SS is fun. Even with its gigantic size, it still provides an impressive level of handling especially when the smoke clears off in a burn-out contest. The exterior design is nothing special, to say the least, but remember folks, this is more of a performance car than a formidable rival of German vehicles. The Brembo brakes, summer tires, and the adaptive suspension all work hand-in-hand to deliver a remarkable drive quality regardless of the speeds.

Nice Looking Interior But Small Trunk

The 2017 Chevrolet SS interior design is subdued, but contrast stitching, leather upholstery, and simulated suede inserts give it a pretty nice look. The instrument panel comes with a high-resolution color trip computer that’s flanked by two sporty analog gauges. The eight-inch display is crisp and Chevy says it is more responsive and faster than before.

While we take Chevy claims of ample passenger space claims with a pinch of salt, 6-footers can actually sit comfortably in the backseat without any discomfort. Further, back, the trunk space isn’t that much but will probably be enough for the users. Chevy says the trunk volume is about 16.2 cu. ft.
Some of the rivals within this price range include the Ford Taurus SHO, Dodge Charger.

What Are The Trim Levels For The New Chevrolet SS?

The five-passenger 2017 Chevrolet SS is available in one single well-equipped trim level.

Biggest Changes In Interior And Exterior

Standard features available on the model include dual-zone automatic climate control, keyless entry, and ignition, nineteen-inch cast-aluminum wheels, driver memory settings, heated and ventilated eight-way power front seats, Brembo brakes, an adaptive suspension system, a manual leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, remote start, and automatic headlights and wipers.

Equipment available includes a blind-spot monitoring, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, an eight-inch touchscreen interface, an iPod/USB connectivity interface, a CD player, voice controls, a rearview camera, a navigation system, lane-departure warning system, an automated parallel-parking system, a sunroof, and a heads-up display.

2017 Chevrolet SS interior, leather seats and steering wheel

Engine And Fuel Consumption Details

Motivation beneath the hood of the 2017 Chevrolet SS is offered by a 6.2L V8 engine good for 415 hp and 415 lbs. ft. of torque. You have the option of choosing to pair the mill with either the six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic.

2017 Chevrolet SS engine

The automatic-equipped 2017 Chevrolet SS 0-60 mph is rated at 4.9 seconds – slower than the 6.4L Charger but quicker than the Taurus SHO.

When we come to the 2017 Chevrolet SS mpg, EPA says the manual-equipped model should be able to check in at 15/21/17 mpg in the city/highway/combined, and 14/21/17 mpg with the automatic. Although thirsty, it isn’t entirely a surprise in this class.

2017 Chevrolet SS engine view

Some of the safety features available for the SS include automatic crash notification, front knee airbags, traction and stability control, antilock disc brakes, remote door locking, turn-by-turn navigation, and stolen vehicle assistance.

The Release Date And Price

Rumors are rife within industry circles that the new model will probably go for sale sometime in the first half of 2017, however, this is speculative as Chevy hasn’t announced anything yet.

The 2017 Chevrolet SS price starts from an MSRP of $46,575.

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